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Presence of TCE worries homebuyers

Original post made on Mar 9, 2009

The level of toxics in the groundwater under a new Shea Homes development is low, by northeastern Mountain View standards. But at least one local couple has backed out of a purchase nonetheless, citing particular concern over TCE there.

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Posted by rem
a resident of another community
on Mar 9, 2009 at 12:32 pm

Why don’t we have a honest City Council that will honestly say “Developer (Contractors) Lobbyists , Developer (Contractors), “donate to us and we will approve”!!!!”

It would be great if the City Council and all the other “Councils” and “Work Shops” learned a new word – NO or new phase – DISAPPROVED….

There is no sane reason for this PROBLEM except MONEY, MONEY, MONEY and not caring about the people of Mountain View or ANY of the other communities …..

Sound to me like DEVELOPMENT, DEVELOPMENT, DEVELOPMENT !!!! Gee, the CITY has messed up so much without looking back and LEARNING from the past..

Like I said ABOVE – “There is no sane reason for these PROBLEMS except MONEY, MONEY, MONEY and not caring about the people of Mountain View or ANY of the other communities…..”


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Posted by resident
a resident of Whisman Station
on Mar 9, 2009 at 10:36 pm

So that's why my baby was born with two heads!!!


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Posted by Realist
a resident of another community
on Mar 12, 2009 at 5:42 pm

At only 21 µg/L, the TCE concentrations in groundwater are only a problem if you drink the groundwater. Vapor intrusion is not a concern. To those who disagree, I've got a $300,000 bridge to sell you...


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